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ALAP/ASAP Study [Vintage]

ALAP/ASAP Study [Vintage]


In this week's class we review Brigadier General Ronald Cheape of Tiroran, looking at key examples in the tune where we need to to keep our eyes out for potential pitfalls and cheating our short notes. We discuss a little bit more depth than last week in terms of modulating the length of long notes to accommodate good phrasing and pulsing while still maintaining consistency of short notes for maximum musicality.

Date of Original Live Class: 9/24/13
Course Name: Technique Development
Class Name: ALAP/ASAP Study
Class Instructor: Eric Ouellette

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Eric Ouellette Eric has been competing internationally at the professional level since age 16. A brief list of accomplishments include: first place in piobaireachd at both the George Sherriff invitational in Ontario (2003) and the Nicol Brown invitational (2004), 3rd in the MacGregor Memorial in Oban (2005), 3rd in the US silver medal at Kansas City (2006), 1st in the B piobaireachd at Perth (2013 and 2014), 1st in the open marches at Perth (2013), 1st in the B strathspey and reel at Oban (2014), and countless other domestic prizes and aggregates, along with an appearance with the Oran Mor Pipe Band in the Grade 1 final at the Worlds (2011), and a first place showing with the Stuart Highlanders in grade 1 at Perth (2014).